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Rising on the Hope Street facade of Central Library, are six figures symbolizing the butresses of civilization. This view shows the figure of Socrates, symbolizing philosophy, a Lee Lawrie sculpture. Photograph dated February 21, 1927.
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00039890 HeraldÂ Examiner Collection HE box 1145 CARL0000043506 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/15352
Socrates--Statues Los Angeles Public Library Central Library (Los Angeles, Calif.) Libraries--California--Los Angeles Sculpture--California--Los Angeles Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.) Herald-Examiner Collection photographs Lawrie, Lee,1877-1963